Monthly Archives: January 2016

ACC student invited as Dr. Jill Biden’s guest at State of the Union

When Jenny Bragdon walked into her first class at Austin Community College in spring 2015 she was nervous but excited. It had been more than 20 years since Bragdon sat in a class. She knew … Continue reading

Not on Twitter? See what you missed in December

You probably know that Austin Community College is active on all popular social media platforms, including Twitter. Did you know that almost 60 ACC departments and groups use social media to post news, information, and … Continue reading

ACC hosts groundbreaking for biotech lab

Austin Community College will host a groundbreaking ceremony for its planned biotechnology commercialization incubator 10 a.m. Thursday, February 4, at ACC Highland. The highly specialized research facility, called the Advanced Commercialization ACCelerator (ACA), will be … Continue reading

Get inspired at Spring Development Day Jan. 15

Start the semester off right and expand your horizons at Austin Community College’s annual Spring Development Day for faculty and staff Friday, January 15. Professional development workshops run from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Most … Continue reading

La comunidad de ACC está invitada a participar en la marcha de MLK

Los estudiantes, profesores y personal de Austin Community College están invitados a celebrar el legado del Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. en la marcha anual de MLK en Austin, Texas el lunes, 18 de enero. … Continue reading

ACC begins pathways implementation

Work is underway to reorganize Austin Community College programs and services to make it easier for students to select the coursework best suited to their goals and stay on track to earn a credential. Administrators, … Continue reading

ACC community invited to take part in MLK march

Austin Community College students, faculty, and staff are invited to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the annual MLK Community Walk Monday, Jan. 18. The march will begin at 9 a.m. … Continue reading

ACC 2015 Student Success Report

ACC reports progress in student success measures

Persistence and completion rates for Austin Community College students have increased steadily in the past two years, while the number of students mandated to developmental education has declined. The results are among the data reported … Continue reading

Faculty: Apply to attend Europe seminar

Austin Community College faculty are invited to apply to attend the Global Citizenship Alliance seminar to be held July 2-9 in either Austria or Germany. College and university faculty attending the intensive weeklong seminar explore … Continue reading

ACC hosts last-minute enrollment drive at three campuses

The Austin Community College District (ACC) is opening three campuses from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 9, for students who want to start college this spring but still need to sign up … Continue reading

ACC se prepara para un cambio estético en sus planteles en el 2016

Los planteles de Austin Community College District (ACC) están a punto de cambiar de imagen con un toque especial de color “Púrpura Riverbat” que es un violeta oscuro apropiado para la universidad. “Es un momento … Continue reading

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